Category Archives: Community Services

Shout Out to Volunteers that Lift Communities

It’s National Volunteer Week in Canada – time to give a resounding shout out and THANK YOU to all the Volunteers that lift our communities to greater heights. According to the 2017 Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement, more than 13.3 million Canadians, or 47% of those over the age of 15, volunteer an average of more » Continue Reading

Register Now: Networking for Non-Profits – May 30th

Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019, 4:30 pm – 6:30 pmLocation: Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, KelownaCost: Advance Ticket $7 / Regular $10Register Now Join your peers to network and find out what is happening in the broader Non-profit Community! Whether you work for a local area non-profit, or are a volunteer, this event gives you a chance more » Continue Reading

Register Now: Overview of Volunteer Management

Dates: April 29, 30 & May 6, 7, 2019, 9:00 am – 4:00 pmIncludes a break for lunch (bring your own or try out one of the nearby cafes)Location: KCR Community Resources, #200 – 620 Leon Avenue, KelownaCost: $250Register Now This 4-day workshop will help you attract and retain volunteers. Content is based on Canadian research, best practices more » Continue Reading

Register Now: Grant Writing Essentials (6 Modules)

Dates: Wednesdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, May 1 – June 5, 2019 (6 consecutive Wednesday mornings)Location: BDO Boardroom, Landmark 6, #400 – 1631 Dickson Avenue, KelownaCost: Individual Modules $65 each; Package Price $299Register Now All participants should have an idea for a new or existing project or program that: Their organization is seeking grant funding for; andThey more » Continue Reading

Unlocking your Board’s Potential – Thursday, February 21

Many boards are challenged with how to strengthen and unlock the potential of their organizations. KCR Community Resources, Vantage Point and Valley First invite you and members of your boards to come out, network and learn how you can strengthen and build the capacity of your board. Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019, 4:00 pm – more » Continue Reading

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